When Harold Clarence Elston was born on 6 April 1910, in Kansas, United States, his father, M. Harry Elston, was 21 and his mother, Bertha Elizabeth Slabaugh, was 18. He married Mae Lucile Stitzel on 26 December 1973, in Reno, Washoe, Nevada, United States. He lived in Wheeler, Tillamook, Oregon, United States in 1950 and Wheeler, Oregon, United States for about 4 years. He died on 29 March 1996, in Union, Union, Oregon, United States, at the age of 85, and was buried in Union Cemetery, Union, Union, Oregon, United States.
habitational name from any of several places called Elston (in Nottinghamshire, Lancashire, and Wiltshire). Elston in Lancashire comes from the Old English female personal name Æthelsige (composed of the elements athel ‘noble’ + sige ‘victory’) + Old English tūn ‘settlement’. Elston in Nottinghamshire is named with the Old Norse personal name Eiláfr (meaning ‘everlasting’) + tūn ‘settlement’, and Elston in Wiltshire is so named from Elias Giffard, holder of the manor in the 12th century.
from the Middle English personal name Elstan (Old English Ealdstān ‘old’ + ‘stone’ or Ealhstān ‘shrine, temple’ + ‘stone’). Compare Alston .